Born on July 6.....

by Laurenceclydesdale | created - 01 Feb 2012 | updated - 01 Feb 2012 | Public

1. George W. Bush

Self | Talking to Americans

The 43rd President of the United States of America, George Walker Bush (known colloquially as "W" to distinguish himself from his father, George Bush, the 41st president of the U.S.), was born two days after the national holiday of the Fourth of July, 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut where his father...

2. The Dalai Lama

Self | Dancing in Amdo

His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama (born Lhamo Döndrub, also known by his religious name, Tenzin Gyatso, shortened from Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso), is Tibet's head of state as well as the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people. He was recognized at age 2 as the reincarnation...

3. Sylvester Stallone

Actor | Rocky

This athletically built, dark-haired American actor/screenwriter/director may never be mentioned by old-school film critics in the same breath as, say, Richard Burton or Alec Guinness; however, movie fans worldwide have been flocking to see Stallone's films for over 30 years, making "Sly" one of ...

4. 50 Cent

Soundtrack | Get Rich or Die Tryin'

Born in the South Jamaica section of Queens, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has lived in New York City all his life. He was raised by his grandparents after his father ran out and his mother was shot when he was only eight. Growing up, the Queens rapper originally wanted to be a heavyweight boxer, but ...

5. Nancy Reagan

Actress | Hellcats of the Navy

Nancy Reagan was born on July 6, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Anne Frances Robbins. She was an actress, known for Hellcats of the Navy (1957), Crash Landing (1958) and Night Into Morning (1951). She was married to Ronald Reagan. She died on March 6, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

6. Geoffrey Rush

Actor | Shakespeare in Love

Geoffrey Roy Rush was born on July 6, 1951, in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, to Merle (Bischof), a department store sales assistant, and Roy Baden Rush, an accountant for the Royal Australian Air Force. His mother was of German descent and his father had English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. ...

7. Frida Kahlo

Self | Everybody Knows... Elizabeth Murray

Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderon was born on July 6, 1907 in Mexico City, Mexico. She was the seventh daughter of Guillermo Kahlo (born Carl Wilhelm Kahlo), a successful German photographer who emigrated to Mexico from Pforzheim, and of a Mexican-Indian mother, Matilde Calderón y González. ...

8. Janet Leigh

Actress | Psycho

Janet Leigh was the only child of a couple who often moved from town to town. Living in apartments, Janet was a bright child who skipped several grades and finished high school when she was 15. A lonely child, she would spend much of her time at movie theaters. She was a student, studying music and...

9. Merv Griffin

Producer | Jeopardy!

Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show (1962) was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in ...

10. Shelley Hack

Actress | Annie Hall

Shelley was born July 6, 1947 and was a model from age 16. Then in the 1970s she was Charlie's perfume girl in TV commercials, after which she went on to appear in bit parts in TV shows and movies. However, her big break came in 1979 when Charlie's Angels (1976) was casting a replacement for Kate ...

11. Ned Beatty

Actor | Network

Stocky, genial-looking supporting actor Ned Beatty was once hailed by Daily Variety as the "busiest actor in Hollywood".

Ned Thomas Beatty was born in Louisville, Kentucky, to Margaret (Fortney) and Charles William Beatty. He grew up fishing and working on farms. His hometown of St. Matthews, ...

12. Della Reese

Actress | Touched by an Angel

Della began singing in her hometown of Detroit when she was 6 years old. As a teenager, she toured with gospel great Mahalia Jackson and, at the age of 18, she formed the Meditation Singers and became the first performer to take gospel music to the casinos of Las Vegas. She was a vocalist with the ...

13. Robin Antin

Actress | My Chauffeur

Regarded as one the most highly respected choreographers in the business, Robin Antin has incorporated her innate passion for the art of dance and her deeply rooted drive into a long roster of top-quality projects. Robin's career in dance began when when she was just a child and her knowledge has ...

14. Tia Mowry-Hardrict

Actress | Sister, Sister

Tia Mowry-Hardrict was born on July 6, 1978 in Gelnhausen, Hesse, Germany as Tia Dashon Mowry. She is an actress and producer, known for Sister, Sister (1994), The Hot Chick (2002) and The Game (2006). She has been married to Cory Hardrict since April 20, 2008. They have one child.

15. Tamera Mowry-Housley

Actress | Sister, Sister

Tamera Darvette Mowry was born on July 6, 1978, two minutes before her twin sister, Tia Mowry-Hardrict, in Gelnhausen, Hesse, Germany to Darlene Mowry and Timothy Mowry, who was in the U.S. Army at the time of her birth and later became a custody officer/jailer with the City of Glendale Police ...

16. Becky Rosso

Actress | The Suite Life on Deck

Becky Rosso was born on July 6, 1994 in England. She is an actress, known for The Suite Life on Deck (2008), The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005) and Legally Blondes (2009).

17. Milly Rosso

Actress | The Suite Life on Deck

Milly Rosso was born on July 6, 1994 in England. She is an actress, known for The Suite Life on Deck (2008), The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005) and Legally Blondes (2009).

18. Jessica Landon

Actress | Drake & Josh

Jessica Landon was born on July 6, 1982 in Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Drake & Josh (2004), Drive Thru (2007) and MADtv (1995).

19. Brian Ronalds

Writer | Meet the Browns

Brian made first real impression as the mysterious young solider Henry Grenfel in The Fox by D.H. Lawrence at the University of Wyoming. He continued to study theatre and film independently after his first year of college and had since been "working" in film, plays and television commercials while ...

20. Matt O'Leary

Actor | Frailty

Matt O'Leary was born on July 6, 1987 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Matthew Joseph O'Leary. He is an actor and director, known for Frailty (2001), Live Free or Die Hard (2007) and Death Sentence (2007).

21. Paula Labaredas

Actress | Selfie Girl a Barbie Girl Parody

Paula Labaredas was born on July 6, 1982 in Portugal as Paula Maria Esteves Labaredas. She is an actress and producer, known for Selfie Girl a Barbie Girl Parody (2015), Axe to Grind (2015) and Showgirls 2: Penny's from Heaven (2011).

22. Fred Dryer

Actor | Hunter

Former College Football standout at San Diego State University where he played Defensive End. Was a first round Draft Pick of the New York Giants in 1969 where he played for 3 seasons before finishing his 13 year career with the Los Angeles Rams.

23. Alexis Jones

Producer | A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story

Alexis Jones was born on July 6, 1983 in Austin, Texas, USA as Alexis Whitney Jones. She is a producer and writer, known for A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story (2015), ProtectHer (2017) and Survivor (2000). She has been married to Brad Buckman since September 12, 2015. They have two children.

24. Brittany Underwood

Actress | One Life to Live

Brittany Underwood was born on July 6, 1988 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for One Life to Live (1968), Hollywood Heights (2012) and Game Change (2012).

25. Gregory Smith

Actor | Small Soldiers

Gregory Edward Smith was born in Toronto, Ontario, to Terrea (Oster), an American-born actress, and Maurice Smith, a British-born film producer. His brother is actor Douglas Smith.

Gregory has starred in over 25 feature films, including The Patriot (2000), opposite Mel Gibson and Heath Ledger; ...

26. Bree Robertson

Actress | Pizza noir

Bree Robertson was born on July 6, 1982 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress, known for Pizza noir (2005), Fragment (2009) and Home and Away (1988).

27. Burt Ward

Actor | Batman

Actor Burt Ward had to endure one of the toughest setbacks ever to befall a TV star once his camp-styled antics as the "Boy Wonder" superhero ended on the one-time hit series Batman (1966). Irreparably typecast, he was out of commission for much of his "post-Robin" career with the cult star ...

28. Linda Bella

Actress | First Dog

Linda Bella was born on July 6, 1992 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France. She is an actress, known for First Dog (2010), Dracula: Reborn (2012) and Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece (2016).

29. Nate Barlow

Actor | Tales from Beyond

Nate Barlow was born on July 6, 1975 in Middletown, Connecticut, USA as Nathanael Jackson Barlow. He is known for his work on Tales from Beyond (2004), Chance (2002) and Twin Falls Idaho (1999). He has been married to Debra Barlow since August 26, 2006.

30. Geraldine James

Actress | Sherlock Holmes

Geraldine James, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) was born on July 6, 1950 in Maidenhead, Berkshire. She was educated at Downe House, a girls' independent school in Newbury, Berkshire, and later, at Drama Centre London. Geraldine has made several film and television appearances, she ...

31. Brian Van Holt

Actor | House of Wax

Brian Van Holt was born on July 6, 1969 in Waukegan, Illinois, USA as Brian E. Van Holt. He is an actor, known for House of Wax (2005), S.W.A.T. (2003) and Basic (2003).

32. William Lee Scott

Actor | The Butterfly Effect

William Lee Scott was born on July 6, 1973 in Hudson, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for The Butterfly Effect (2004), Pearl Harbor (2001) and Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000). He has been married to Charlene Bloom since 2002.

33. William Schallert

Actor | Innerspace

The son of Edwin Schallert, drama editor of the "Los Angeles Times" and the dean of West Coast critics, William Schallert became interested in an acting career while at UCLA in 1942. After graduation, he became involved with the Circle Theater (eventually becoming one of its owners) and made his ...

34. Brian Posehn

Actor | Run Ronnie Run

Brian Posehn was born on July 6, 1966 in Sacramento, California, USA as Brian Edmund Posehn. He is an actor and writer, known for Run Ronnie Run (2002), The Sarah Silverman Program. (2007) and Sex Drive (2008). He has been married to Melanie Truhett since September 4, 2004.

35. Sebastián Rulli

Actor | Rubí

Sebastián Rulli was born on July 6, 1975 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Sebastián Óscar Rulli. He is an actor and composer, known for Rubí (2004), Un gancho al corazón (2008) and Contra viento y marea (2005). He was previously married to Cecilia Galiano.

36. Misty Upham

Actress | August: Osage County

Misty Anne Upham, born in Kallispell, Montana, grew up in south Seattle, the fourth of five children. She began her career at the age of thirteen when she joined a community theater group, Red Eagle Soaring. What began as a summer workshop soon turned into a full-time job. By the age of fourteen ...

37. Robb Derringer

Air Force One

Born and raised in Palo Alto, California, Robb trained at the Foothill Theatre Conservatory in Los Altos California before attending UCLA's highly competitive school of Theater, Film and Television acting program. Upon graduation from UCLA, Robb was invited to join the award winning dance troupe ...

38. Carrie Poyer

Actress | Tumbleweed

Carrie Blasgen is a Colorado native; her father is a carpenter and her mother is an artist. She has been involved in theatre since the age of 5 in Colorado and moved to Los Angeles at the age of 17 to attend The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She graduated at age 20 with a Bachelor of Fine ...

39. Taylor Dew

Actress | Drop Dead Diva

Taylor Dew was born on July 6, 1988 in Hawaii, USA as Taylor Makakoa Dew. She is an actress, known for Drop Dead Diva (2009) and Terry Fator: Live from Las Vegas (2009). She has been married to Terry Fator since November 3, 2010.